Study Report

Basic Info
Citation Shink, E., M. Harvey, et al. (2005). Exclusion of non-synonymous SNPs and a polyglutamine tract in SMRT/N-CoR2 as common deleterious mutation for bipolar disorder in the Sagnenay-Lac-St-Jean population. Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 134B(1): 10-12.
Disease Type Bipolar Disorder
Study Design case-control
Study Type Candidate-gene association study
Sample Size 213 cases and 214 controls
SNP/Region/Marker Size 5 polymorphisms
Predominant Ethnicity Caucasian
Population Canadian
Gender In case/control sample:213 individuals from the SLSJ region (60% female in BPI patients,55% female in BPII patients)
Age Group Adults : mean age at onset/year:28(SD=11) in BPI patients and 27(SD=11) in BPII patients

Detail Info

SNPs reported by this study for BD (count: 4)

Other variants reported by this study for BD (count: 1)

Genes reported by this study for BD (count: 1)